The application process is straight forward, requiring you to register on our association platform and provide details for our selection committee to consider. You will be notified within 72 business hours of your application results.
SIM Chicago provides a unique opportunity to interact with thought leaders throughout the technology and business fields and to join peers in giving back to the industry and community. Benefits include:
- Networking with senior IT executives from industry, government, non-profit, and academic sectors.
- Invitation to a variety of events that are scheduled from September through June that feature nationally recognized thought leaders, chosen by practitioners to challenge and expand your understanding of how technology can address challenging business issues. The events focus on real world experiences, insights from industry pundits, academic research, technology innovation, and the impact of technology on the community.
- Participation, if qualified, in CIO-only sponsored events to expand your reach with other senior leaders.
- Philanthropic opportunities for selected charities through our annual golf tournament, dinners, and other social and honorary events.
- Invitations and discounts to other technology programs offered by our partners and friends across Chicagoland.
- Opportunity to contribute to dialog between educators and industry leaders regarding future staffing needs in the technology field (underprivileged young adults, local middle and high schools, and universities).
- Access all of the SIM International benefits, as found on simnet.org.
SIM Chicago provides a number of types of membership, from individual to group, flex corporate memberships, and sponsor / vendor memberships. Learn which one fits your needs best.
Often times our members are so busy, they may not remember to renew (hard to imagine, right!) As a current member you can renew your membership by clicking below.
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